I was a passenger in a car involved in a road traffic accident and suffered serious injuries to my right shoulder, my elbow and scarring to my forehead. I was unable to work for a long time. Jefferies Solicitors Ltd dealt with my case from the outset. I never expected that I would receive £21,191.00 of compensation for my injuries and other losses I had as a result of the accident. I am delighted with the outcome of my claim and would definitely recommend Jefferies Solicitors Ltd to anyone who wants to make an accident claim
Natasha from Manchester
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A delay in treatment claim is launched when clinical negligence has taken place.
Negligence can be identified in a number of different medical fields and situations, for example:
Delay in treatment claims can also stem from the administration of incorrect medication, an incorrect diagnosis or a failure to refer someone to a specialist. Additional examples from various medical professionals include:
Your delay in treatment can have minor repercussions but, in some cases, it can put your life in serious danger. A lot of illnesses are time critical and the passage of time can sometimes have serious consequences.
Delay in treatment claims can also arise is there is a lack of immediate medical intervention, particularly in the case of accidents and emergencies which can mean life or death for patients. In other cases, a condition can worsen within hours, weeks or months and reach a stage where either treatment is ineffective or impossible.
When you are under the supervision of a medical expert or establishment, you have the right to be treated correctly. If they do not meet their duty of care, you are entitled to seek medical negligence compensation.
Some cases of clinical negligence can be more difficult to prove than others but it is not impossible. At Jefferies, we have access to a pool of medical professionals who we have worked with for a number of years. They will be able to help identify causes of your injury or illness and provide supporting evidence.
We deal with this kind of case every day and are available to talk at any time to arrange a consultation. Please call us on 0800 342 3206 or make an by filling out the form above.